Wednesday Reads Open Thread: Chubby RainPosted: April 13, 2016
Bowfinger: And why is this going to work? Because Afrim here is a damn fine screenwriter, as well as accountant and part time receptionist. I said to Afrim “If you can write half as well as you can add-” Well I didn’t even have to finish my sentence. Twelve days later he hands me this, this masterpiece. Afrim, tell them what it’s called.
Afrim: Chubby Rain.
Bowfinger: Tell them why!
Afrim: Because when the aliens come down to earth, they come inside raindrops, making the rain chubby. Chubby rain!
It’s my birthday today….I’m 46 years old…ugh. And how does that song go?
It’s my party and I’ll post what I want to?
This is an open thread until I can get a proper post up later this afternoon….
Until then, don’t let the aliens weigh you down, stare at this beautiful hunk of a man. Hey, it connects with the theme of rain, Purple Rain:
Damn, Prince. Which Walgreens did you take your passport picture in?
The singer — perhaps the first human in history to be proud of a government-regulated photograph — recently tweeted out his passport pic. And it slays. His gaze is so intense, so hauntingly beautiful, so cold and equally loving, that we actually envy the TSA agents who get to admire it IRL.
See y’all later…